Disclaimer

Hiking or climbing on routes in alpine terrain requires good physical health, meticulous preparation and technical skills in mountain sports. The routes presented here are undertaken at one’s own risk. If you want to safely practice mountain sports, taking training courses run by experts is highly recommended by the SAC. All the contents of the SAC Route Portal are put together with utmost diligence. However, the Swiss Alpine Club and the authors cannot guarantee that the information provided here is up-do-date, correct and complete. Therefore, the SAC and the authors cannot be held liable for possible errors.

Refuge de Chalin CAS 2595 m

One of five accommodations around Dents du Midi and with eight berths it is one of the smallest SAC cabins. Cooking is possible on the wood burning stove and tableware and a fondue pot are available. It is not attended and running water is not available but there is a great view over the entire Chablais and Hau-Lac of Lake Geneva with the Jura in the distance. The access via Dent de Valère and over Arête du Dardeu offers a panoramic view as well.

Informations from the hut

Nicht begehbar im Winter

Additional information Refuge de Chalin CAS

Hut wardened
  • Jan: Closed
  • Feb: Closed
  • Mar: Closed
  • Apr: Closed
  • May: Closed
  • Jun: Closed
  • Jul: Closed
  • Aug: Closed
  • Sep: Closed
  • Oct: Closed
  • Nov: Closed
  • Dec: Closed
Shelter open
  • Jan: Closed
  • Feb: Closed
  • Mar: Closed
  • Apr: Closed
  • May: Closed
  • Jun: Partially
  • Jul: Open
  • Aug: Open
  • Sep: Open
  • Oct: Open
  • Nov: Closed
  • Dec: Closed
Hut phone
Capacity
  • Sleeps: 8

  • Emergency shelter: 8

Services
  • Cooking catered
  • Cooking non catered
Hut guardian
Hut chief
Amiguet Jacques

Huts in the Region

Our recommendations

Klettern Oberwallis

Klettern

Klettern Oberwallis

Price CHF 52.00
Member price CHF 44.00
Bergwandern von Hütte zu Hütte

Hütten

Bergwandern von Hütte zu Hütte

Price CHF 49.00
Member price CHF 39.00
Lebenswelt Alpen

Ausbildung

New

Lebenswelt Alpen

Price CHF 59.00
Member price CHF 49.00
SAC-Seidenschlafsack

Ausrüstung

SAC-Seidenschlafsack

Price CHF 75.00
Member price CHF 67.00
feedback